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  • Short Summary

    Lady Ryrie names first of 28 Westland Wapiti light aeroplanes bound for the Australian Air Force. Yeovil, Somerset.

  • Description

    RYRIE, SIR G. AND LADY

    Item title reads - Lady Ryrie names first of 28 Westland Wapiti light aeroplanes for Australian Air Force. Yeovil, Somerset.

    C/U of Lord and Lady Ryrie stood together talking. M/S as she breaks a bottle of champagne, which is hanging from the wing, with a hammer, people cheer. M/S of her stood by one of the aeroplanes. M/S as one taxis across the airfield. Various shots as it takes off.

    Intertitle - 'The first three engined light 'plane.'

    M/S as the camera pans across the aeroplane. M/S as it taxis along then takes off. It flies then comes into land.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    778.45
    Media URN:
    36335
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:31:00 / 01:59:14:00
    Canister:
    G 1584

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